Braden Abraham*
Artistic Director
Jeffrey Herrmann
Managing Director



Christine Jones Senior Administrative Coordinator




Elisabeth Farwell-Moreland

Artistic Producer

Kaytlin McIntyre*

Associate Artistic Producer

Hattie Claire Andres

Manager of Artistic Programming

Shawna Grajek 
Casting Associate
Paul Adolphsen Literary Manager & Dramaturg
Julia Thornton Resident Music Consultant
Arianne True 2021/22 Native Artist-in-Residence
Cheryl L. West Artist Under Commission – Public Works
Paris Dozier Artist Under Commission – Public Works 
Nathan Alan Davis Artist Under Commission – 20x30 
Larissa FastHorse Artist Under Commission – 20x30 
Zora Howard Artist Under Commission – 20x30
Sylvia Khoury Artist Under Commission – 20x30
Mary Kathryn Nagle Artist Under Commission – 20x30
Amy Freed Artist Under Commission – 20x30
Julia Izumi Artist Under Commission – 20x30
Benjamin Benne Artist Under Commission – 20x30
Donald Byrd Artist Under Commission – New Directions
Valerie Curtis-Newton Artist Under Commission – New Directions
Taibi Magar  Artist Under Commission – New Directions
Carey Perloff  Artist Under Commission – New Directions
John Douglas Thompson Artist Under Commission – New Directions
Vickie Ramirez Artist Under Commission – Elizabeth George Foundation
Vivian J.O. Barnes Artist Under Commission – Elizabeth George Foundation
Nick Malakhow Artist Under Commission – Elizabeth George Foundation
Justin Huertas Artist Under Commission
Samantha Silva Artist Under Commission



Jamie Herlich McIalwain Chief Advancement Officer
Melissa Husby Director of Development
Amy Bokanev Individual Giving Director
Sarah Bednar Corporate Partnerships Director
Andrea Christensen Endowment & Planned Giving Director
Katelyn Woods Donor Stewardship & Events Manager
Darragh Kennan Major Gifts Officer
AnnaClaire Laush Gifts Officer
Stevi Costa Grant Associate
Ben Swenson-Klatt Development Communications Specialist
Carleena Manzi Donor Services Specialist


Arts Engagement


Nabra Nelson

Director of Arts Engagement

Alex Lee Reed Associate Director of Arts Engagement, Youth & Learning
Malia Silva Youth Intern
Allyson Lee Brown Teaching Artist
Shalonia Wonch Teaching Artist
Teague M. Parker Teaching Artist
Andrew Coopman Teaching Artist
Deanna Martinez Teaching Artist
Shana Bestock Teaching Artist
Amberlee Joers Teaching Artist
Antonieta Carpio Teaching Artist
Sophia Franzella Teaching Artist
Sara Albertson Teaching Artist
Orion J. Bradshaw Teaching Artist
Sarah Butts Teaching Artist


Finance & I.T.

Vinita Gupta Chief Financial Officer

Chun Wang

Accounting Manager

Dennis Asis

Senior Accountant

Vernon Calivo Staff Accountant



Rica Wolken Director of I.T.
Timothy V. Norris Jr.  Business Systems Architect (Part-time Contract) 


Business Operations


Evan Cartwright

Business Operations Director

Joanna Barnebey

Data Operations Manager

Amelia Wade

Development Operations Manager

Lori Gicklhorn

Data Processing Coordinator


Human Resources & Operations

James Wolf Chief People Officer
Sarah Feldman Human Resources Business Partner
Zacharee Simms Office Administrator
Kimberly Patch Human Resources Coordinator (Temporary)
Blanca Chavez PATP Program Coordinator
Sean Little Facilities Operations Manager
Tony Morse Maintenance Technician


Marketing & Communications

Lexi Clements* Director of Marketing & Communications
Jessica Ivey Growth Marketing Director
Angela Nickerson Creative Director
Noelle McCabe Communications Director
Allison Dunmore Social Media & Press Manager
Richie Carpenter* Web Production Specialist
Sayed Alamy Graphic Designer
David Purdy Video Producer


Patron Experience

Matt Wrightman Patron Services Manager
Nathan Smith Patron Services Assistant Manager
Emily Hall Patron Services Specialist - Development
Karli Bentley Patron Services Specialist – Arts Engagement
Aaron Frisbee Patron Services Specialist – Public Works
Hannah Votel Patron Services Specialist – Production/Artistic
Ejay Amor Patron Services Assistant Specialist (Temporary)
Veliere Crump Group Sales Contractor


Audience Services

Kiefer Harrington Audience Services Manager
Matty Sythandone Audience Services Assistant Manager
Megan Wright Audience Services Lead




Sann Hall

Director of Production

Tyler Krieg

Associate Director of Production

Brian Fauska*

Technical Director

Jolene Obertin**

Properties Director

Robert J. Aguilar*

Lighting Director

Danielle Nieves

Costume Director

Stina Lotti*

Production Stage Manager

Ariel Bui

Company Manager

Yuko Ariga

Production Finance Associate

Lily McLeod

Lighting Associate

Ashley Burns

COVID Safety Manager

Anna Ladokhin

Covid Safety Assistant Manager


Costume Shop

Nova Dobrev Associate Costume Shop Director
Celeste Jackson-Moody Costume Design Associate
Scott Arend Bagley Wardrobe Supervisor
Naomi Weber* Tailor/Draper
Lisa Lockard* First Hand
Laura Mé Smith** First Hand
Brent Roberts Master Crafts Artisan/Dyer
Joyce Degenfelder** Wig Master
Sarah Gladden** Costume Stock Manager
Cindy Sabye** Leo K. Wardrobe Supervisor



Karla Davenport Properties Assistant
Angela Zylla Properties Artisan
Joel Herrera* Properties Artisan
Albiann Tully Properties Artisan


Scene Shop

Mike Hase Associate Technical Director
John Tavares Stage Operations Supervisor
Vida Alapour Production Purchaser
Joel Wilmot Scene Shop Foreperson
Patrick Robinson* Scenic Carpenter
Randy Reece* Master Scenic Carpenter
Ari Lidz Scenic Carpenter
Brian Ainslie Scenic Carpenter
Joseph Leporati Scenic Carpenter


Scenic Paints

Ruth Gilmore* Charge Scenic Artist
Mo Wilhelm* Lead Scenic Artist
Beth Peterson* Scenic Artist


Stage Crew: Bagley Wright Theater

Noel Clayton** Master Stage Carpenter
Dave Scamporlina* Master Electrician
Brandon Yamashita Master Electrician
Britt Lawrence Electrician/Swing Technician
Jeremiah Foglesong* Master Properties
Nathan Kahler* Head Audio Engineer
Tony Smith Head Flyperson


Stage Crew: Leo K. Theater

Mark Krida* Head Audio Engineer


Public Works


Inji Kamel

Director of Public Works

Lia Sima Fakhouri Public Works Manager
Aviona Creatrix Rodriguez Brown Public Works Teaching Artist
Aimee Hong Public Works Teaching Artist
Shaunyce Omar Public Works Teaching Artist
Vincent (VJ) Orduña Public Works Teaching Artist
Nina Williams-Teramachi Public Works Teaching Artist
Marquicia Dominguez Public Works Teaching Artist
Dedra Woods Public Works Teaching Artist



2021/22 Professional Arts Training Program

Quinn Chase

Stage Management Apprentice

Joel Curry

Development Apprentice

Elliott Hartman

Directing/Casting Apprentice

Ellie Hughes

Production Management Apprentice

Anna Klein

Youth Engagement Apprentice

Isabella Marziello

Stage Management Apprentice

Gloria Majule Directing/Literary Apprentice
Donovan Olsen Public Works Apprentice
Chih-Hung Shao Lighting Design Apprentice

*Indicates an employee of 10 or more years.
**Indicates an employee of 20 or more years.

The cast of As You Like It (2019). Photo by Bronwen Houck.